COMMENT: Hirsutes you sir: but that beard might mean more to men than women

COMMENT: Hirsutes you sir: but that beard might mean more to men than women

Press releases   •   Apr 14, 2016 14:33 BST

​Tamsin Saxton, Senior Lecturer in Psychology at Northumbria, writes about beards for The Conversation.

Psychologist launches guide book for humans

Psychologist launches guide book for humans

Press releases   •   Sep 03, 2014 00:00 BST

A senior lecturer and health psychologist at Northumbria University, Newcastle, has published a new book that explores what makes us who we are and why we are so resistant to change.

COMMENT: Why we are secretly attracted to people who look like our parents

COMMENT: Why we are secretly attracted to people who look like our parents

Press releases   •   Feb 25, 2016 15:20 GMT

​Tamsin Saxton, Senior Lecturer in Psychology at Northumbria, writes about attraction for The Conversation.

All in the mind – new exhibition to uncover secrets of the brain

All in the mind – new exhibition to uncover secrets of the brain

Press releases   •   May 16, 2016 12:02 BST

A new exhibition at the Life Science Centre will help us understand what’s going on inside our heads.

EXPERT COMMENT: Why do you feel like you’re falling when you go to sleep?

EXPERT COMMENT: Why do you feel like you’re falling when you go to sleep?

Press releases   •   Jul 22, 2016 10:47 BST

Jason Ellis, Professor of Sleep Science and Director of the Northumbria Centre for Sleep Research, writes about hypnic jerks for The Conversation.